WHAT is it? with EVERYTHING ORANGE in EUROPE?


ORANGE! continues . . .. Maybe its a great neglected colour !! but this BOOK I just read is truly 

ex·tra·or·di·naire/ˌekstrəˌôrdnˈer/

Adjective: Outstanding or remarkable in a particular capacity!

ORANGE PRIZE FOR FICTION ANNOUNCES 

Annabel has made the Orange Prize longlist:
www.orangeprize.co.uk
Launched in 1996, the prize celebrates excellence, originality and accessibility in women's writing from throughout the world. The winner receives a cheque for £30,000 and a limited edition bronze known as a 'Bessie', created by the artist Grizel Niven.



Annabel by Kathleen Winter (Jonathan Cape) - Canadian; 1st Novel



The judges for the 2011 Orange Prize for Fiction are:
0.Bettany Hughes, (Chair), Broadcaster, Historian and Author
0.Liz Calder, founder-director of Bloomsbury Publishing and Full Circle Editions
0.Tracy Chevalier, Novelist
0.Helen Lederer, Actress and Writer
0.Susanna Reid, Journalist and Broadcaster
"What proved a genuine delight this year was the power of observation and sympathy on the page," commented Bettany Hughes, Chair of Judges. "As a panel we had works of searing originality and epic scale in front of us - plus books that were intimate and sometimes magical".

ANNABEL is all of the above!
Thank you Sarah  ,and Anansi in Canada for publishing! 
and good luck to  Kathleen Winter ! THANK YOU! and please come back to Sandy Cove NS soon!